CHOIR CONCERT -- 7 p.m. Sunday. Performance from the Susquehanna College Choir. Part of the St. Martin's Evangelical Lutheran Church concert series. St. Martin's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1120 Spa Rd., Annapolis. $5 donation requested. 410-263-4723, or

NEXT WAVE -- 8 p.m. tomorrow. Swing standards, Latin jazz and creative arrangements from the Naval Academy Jazz band. Mitscher Hall, U.S. Naval Academy, 121 Blake Rd., Annapolis. Free. 410-293-0263, or


WOMEN'S HISTORY EXHIBIT -- 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Fridays. Opens Monday, through April 3. Works that highlight the accomplishments and history of women. Pascal Center for the Performing Arts Gallery, Anne Arundel Community College, 101 College Pkwy., Arnold. Free. 410-777-2218.

ARTFX -- 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, 1-6 p.m. Sundays. Opens Saturday through March 30. Traditional and digital photographs from Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts photographer John Horm. Gallery also houses ongoing exhibit of paintings, photographs and sculptures from local, national and international artists. 45 West St., Annapolis. Free. 410-990-4540.

"MUTE" -- 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, extended hours 6-9 p.m. Mondays. Opens Wednesday through April 4. Mixed media exhibit. Cade Center for Fine Arts Gallery, Anne Arundel Community College, 101 College Pkwy., Arnold. Free. 410-777-7028, or

"ART ON THE DIGITAL EDGE" -- 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, extended hours Wednesdays through 9 p.m., through Apr. 12. Computer created or enhanced works. Academy Art Museum, 106 South St., Easton. Free. 410-822-2787.

"FAR AWAY PLACES" -- 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Sundays. Encaustic landscapes by Mary Ellen Neff and photographs by Peter Martin. Maryland Federation of Art, Circle Gallery, 18 State Cir., Annapolis. Free. 410-268-4566, or

"FATHER OF A NATION, PATRON OF A COLLEGE" -- 1-4 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays. Through March 8. Mixed-media exhibit honors George Washington. Gibson Performing Arts Center Gallery, Washington College, 300 Washington Ave., Chestertown. Free. 410-778-2800.

QUIET WATERS PARK -- 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays-Fridays, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, through March 23. "Two Over Seventy," paintings from Stephen Hustvedt, Bushnell Keeler and photographs from Dan Biegel. Quiet Waters Park, 600 Quiet Waters Park Rd., Annapolis. Free. 410-222-1777.

ANNAPOLIS MARINE ART GALLERY -- 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday, noon-6 p.m. Sunday, ongoing. Marine art, including the latest print by John M. Barber, "Evening Sail," and original oils by Willard Bond. 110 Dock St., Annapolis. Free. 410-263-4100, or

"DRAWINGS AND PAINTINGS BY GERARD A. VALERIO" -- 8:30 a.m.-7:45 p.m. Monday, Thursday and Friday, 8:30 a.m.-midnight Tuesday and Wednesday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m.-midnight Sunday, through May 11. Landscapes, portraits and still lifes from Annapolis artist Gerard Valerio. Lillian Vanous Nutt Room, Greenfield Library, St. John's College, 60 College Ave., Annapolis. Free. 410-626-2556.

CHESAPEAKE PHOTO GALLERY -- 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Monday, Wednesday through Friday and 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, ongoing. Photographs of the Chesapeake Bay from David Hawxhurst, Paul Pobiak, Vince Lupo, Roger Miller, Pat Vojtech, Terry Olsen and John Bildahl. Chesapeake Photo Gallery, 92 Maryland Ave., Annapolis. Free. 410-431-7070.

MARYLAND FEDERATION OF ART -- 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Sundays, through March 2. Mixed-media works by members of the MFA Gallery in the winter juried exhibition. Works from emerging artists of the Providence Art Institute in "Pure Art." Maryland Federation of Art, 18 State Cir., Annapolis. Free. 410-268-4566.

"FAMILIAR FACES" -- 6 a.m.-10 p.m. today-Sunday. Oil pastels by Dee Dee Weiss. Hard Bean Coffee and Booksellers, 36 Market Space, Annapolis. Free. 410-263-8770.

"SOARING ABOVE SETBACKS -- AFRICAN AMERICANS IN SPACE" -- 9 a.m.-8 p.m. today and tomorrow. Posters, video and artifacts about Africa Americans who have participated in the space program. Pascal Center for the Performing Arts Gallery, Anne Arundel Community College, 101 College Pkwy., Arnold. Free. 410-77-2218.

For Children

FORMAL -- 7:30-9:30 p.m. Sunday. Fifth- and sixth-grade students get the chance to attend a formal occasion, wear corsages and have their pictures taken. Last in a five-part series. Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St., Annapolis. $80, entire series. 410-263-5544.

WOODLAND INDIANS -- 10 a.m.-noon Saturday. Children ages 5-8 will learn about Native Americans of the Eastern Shore, hunt for berries and nuts, listen to stories about Native American life and make a craft. Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, Mill Street, St. Michaels. $12; members, $10. 410-745-2916.

Lectures and Literature

"TERRORISM AND OUR FUTURE" -- 7 p.m. today. Tyrone Powers, director of Anne Arundel Community College's Institute for Criminal Justice, Legal Studies and Public Service, conducts an interactive lecture on the effects of terrorism on the American way of life. Reservations required. Room 311, Florestano Building, Anne Arundel Community College, 101 College Pkwy., Arnold. Free. 410-777-2533.

"POET AND PUBLISHER" -- 4 p.m. today. Poetry reading and discussion of small-press publishing featuring poet Melanie Braverman and publisher Susan Kan. O'Neill Literary House, Washington College, 300 Washington Ave., Chestertown. Free. 410-810-7408, or

Sports and Recreation

HORSE SHOW AND COMPETITION -- 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday. Intercollegiate Horseshow Association competition co-hosted by the Washington College Equestrian Team Club and the University of Pennsylvania Equestrian Team. Crimson Stables, Route 291, Chestertown. Free. 410-810-7408, or

FESTIVAL DE LAS FLORES -- 10 a.m.-10 p.m. next Thursday. Bus trip to the annual Philadelphia Flower Show. Show features flowers of coastal Puerto Rico. Sponsored by the Helen Avalynne Tawes Garden. Bus leaves from the Naval Academy Stadium parking lot, Taylor Avenue. $55; members, $50. 410-260-8189.

STALKING THE WILD TIMBER-DOODLE -- 6-7 p.m. tomorrow. Watch the courtship rituals of the American Woodcock (also called the Timber-Doodle). For ages 10 and over. Parking Lot, Jug Bay Wetlands, 1361 Wrighton Rd., Lothian. $2.50; senior citizens, $2; children 17 and under, $1.50. 410-741-9330.


"LYSISTRATA" READING -- 7:30 p.m. Monday. Colonial Players group reads this play by Aristophanes. Colonial Players, 108 East St., Annapolis. Donations accepted. 410-266-6180.

"OLEANNA" -- 8 p.m. Saturday, 7:30 p.m. Sunday. A conflict between student and professor escalates into a sexual harassment claim. Performed by the Bay Theatre Company. Loews Hotel, 126 West St., Annapolis. $15. 410-263-6671, or

"THE MUSIC MAN" -- 8 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, 2:30 p.m. Sundays and 1 p.m. Wednesdays. Traveling salesman Harold Hill brings music to a small Iowa town. Chesapeake Music Hall, 339 Busch's Frontage Rd., Annapolis. $32-$35. 410-626-7515, or

"PIPPIN" -- 8 p.m. tomorrow and Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Musical tells the story of Pippin, the son of eighth-century ruler King Charlemagne. Colonial Players, 108 East St., Annapolis. $8-$13. 410-268-7373.

"THE AMERICAN CLOCK" -- 8 p.m. today-Saturday. Arthur Miller drama about the Great Depression. Performed by the Washington College drama club. Tawes Theatre, Gibson Performing Arts Center, Washington College, 300 Washington Ave., Chestertown. $5; students, $2. 410-778-7888.


BOOKS AND BRUNCH -- 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. Hard and paperback books, audio and video tapes. Includes brunch. Children's menu and activities available. Author Eric Mills will sign and discuss books from 10-11 a.m. St. Luke's Church, Main Street, Queenstown. Free. 410-827-8484.

WINE TASTING AND DINNER -- 3 p.m. Sunday-noon Monday. Sponsored by Annapolis's Mills Wine and Spirits. Includes a Sunday mini-tasting, a grand dinner tasting, overnight accommodations and a full breakfast Monday. The Inn at Perry Cabin, 308 Watkins Ln., St. Michaels. $675 per couple. 410-745-2200.

Plan Ahead

HOMESTEAD GARDENS FLOWER SHOW -- 9 a.m.-8 p.m. March 15 and 22, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. March 16-20 and 23. Lectures, seminars, demonstrations and live music. Event includes a demonstration on feng shui gardening. 743 W. Central Ave., Davidsonville. $75 for two people; $40 each. 410-544-5433.


49 WEST -- 9 p.m.-midnight tomorrow, Greg Martins; 9 p.m. Saturday, Lisa Moscatiello; 4:30-7:30 p.m. Sunday, Blue Rhythm Boys; 7:30-10:30 p.m. Monday, Steve Kessler; 7:30-10:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jonathan Stone; 8:30 p.m.-midnight Wednesday, Unified Jazz Ensemble; 8:30 p.m.-midnight next Thursday, the Rob Levit Group. 49 West St., Annapolis. Free. 410-626-9796.

ACME BAR AND GRILL -- 9 p.m. today, The Geckos; 6 p.m. tomorrow, Dean Rosenthal; 9 p.m. tomorrow and 10 p.m. Saturday, DJ Michael K.; 9 p.m. Sunday, Troy's Lounge; 9 p.m. Monday, Meg, Bryan and Todd; 9 p.m. Tuesday, Doug Segree; 9 p.m. Wednesday, Troy's Underground. 163 Main St., Annapolis. Free. 410-280-6456.

ANDY'S -- 9 p.m. today, CommonbonD; 9 p.m. Saturday, Joe Rathbond and Rod Picott. 337 1/2 High St., Chestertown. Free. 410-778-6779.

ARMADILLOS -- 9 p.m. tomorrow, Dirty City; 9 p.m. Saturday, Wakin' at 7; 9 p.m. Sunday, Bryan, Mickey and Dana; 9 p.m. Monday, Mike McHenry; 9 p.m. Tuesday, Jarflys; 9 p.m. next Thursday, Meg and Bryan. 132 Dock St., Annapolis. Free. 410-280-0028.

CAFE ORLEANS -- 8-11 p.m. Saturday, The Gliders; 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday, Unified Jazz Ensemble. 125 Hillsmere Dr., Annapolis. $2. 410-263-9120.

CHESHIRE CRAB -- 7:30 p.m. tomorrow, Chuck; 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Stan Whitaker. 1701 Poplar Ridge Rd., Pasadena. Free. 410-360-2220.

EASTPORT CLIPPER -- 9 p.m. today, Naked Jungle; 9 p.m. tomorrow, Schizophonic; 9 p.m. Saturday, Fidel. 400 Sixth St., Annapolis. $4-$5. 410-280-6400.

HEROES -- 10 p.m. tomorrow, Neil's Laundry. 1 Riverview Ave., Annapolis. Free. 410-573-1996.

MIDDLETON TAVERN -- 10 p.m. today, Harry Traynham; 10 p.m. tomorrow, Music Room. 2 Market Space, Annapolis. Free. 410-263-3323.

RAMS HEAD TAVERN -- 8:30 p.m. today, Graham Parker; 8:30 p.m. tomorrow, Karrin Allyson; 6:30 and 9 p.m. Saturday, Glen Campbell; 8:30 p.m. Monday, Todd Snider; 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dr. Hochman's Dynamic Dixieland Band; 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dave Mason; 8:30 p.m. next Thursday, Sonny Landreth. 33 West St., Annapolis. Event prices vary. 410-268-4545.

SEAN DONLON'S -- 9 p.m. today, Dan Hass; 9 p.m. tomorrow, Alex and the Irish Rovers. 37 West St., Annapolis. Free. 410-263-1993.

WOODFIRE -- 8:30 p.m.-midnight tomorrow, Wayne Graham. 580 Ritchie Hwy., Severna Park. Free. 410-315-8100.

Elsewhere In the Region

"HOMAGE TO DIAGHILEV" -- 8 p.m. Saturday. The Ballet Theatre of Maryland performs with the Ballet Chamber Orchestra Ensemble and members of the Peabody Institute. Meyerhoff Auditorium, Baltimore Museum of Art, 10 Art Museum Dr., Baltimore. $41; $39, members. 410-396-6001.

-- Compiled by Eileen Rivers

The Anne Arundel Extra entertainment calendar lists events as space permits. Mail announcements and photos -- noting date, time, address, cost and phone number -- to Eileen Rivers, Anne Arundel Extra, The Washington Post, 3 Church Circle, Annapolis, Md. 21401-1902. You may also e-mail announcements to or fax them to 410-267-6972. Deadline is 14 days before publication.